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Name Official number Flag IMO
BARON DOUGLAS  92879  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1888  08/09/1888  10/1888 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow Castle Yard  214 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2560 grt / 1606 nrt / 302.3 ft  40.2 ft  23.5 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl (22, 35.5, 57 x 42in), 211nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Hugh Hogarth, Ardrossan  Ardrossan   
Other names
1899 OROZCO 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1898 Hogarth Shipping Co. Ltd., Ardrossan
1899 Cia Cantabrica de Nav. - Orbe & Gobeo, Spain 
Vessel history

Completed by Murdoch & Murray when B&G were insolvent.

 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1915  Foundered 25/02/1915 
Disposal Detail
Foundered about 50 miles off La Rochelle on passage Bilbao for Middlesbrough with iron ore. 
 

 



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